Scenarios for development of the settlement system in Northern Russia

Current project
Research Areas

CSR «North-West» project started in March 2005. Subject of research — ongoing processes of transformation of Russia’s northern territories. Project leader - V.N. Knyaginin, Director, CSR «North-West»

Main project objectives:

  • forecast of the demographic situation and transformation of the settlement system of the regions of Far North and equivalent
  • creation of scenarios for development of the northern settlement system as a whole and urban settlements of the North
  • identification of mechanisms for synchronization of corporate, regional and urban strategies
  • determination of the legal structure of the northern territories and the requirements governing economic activities